High-Def Video to TV Screens

Avid followers of events like the SuperBowl, the Indianapolis 500, or the French Open thrilled at the prospect of viewing live streaming video of the sports action delivered via LTE Broadcast, take note.

ORBCOMM and Komatsu Continue Partnership

ORBCOMM Inc., www.orbcomm.com, has signed a multi-year services agreement with Komatsu, www.komatsuamerica.com, to continue providing wireless data services for their heavy equipment telematics applications.

Sequans, Verizon, Ericsson Enable LTE CAT1 Devices

Many chipmakers claim their chips are evolving, but are they, really?

Samsung’s Move into Contactless Payment

Products such as Apple Pay and even M-Pesa have revolutionized the way we pay for goods and services.

FCC Approves Rules for Net Neutrality

Net neutrality is far from a neutral topic. Some newly approved provisions and rules from the FCC (Federal Communications Commission), www.fcc.gov—called the FCC’s Open Internet Order—hope to protect the so-called “Open Internet” by ensuring all content delivered via broadband Internet will be treated equally.

Vitesse Releases SimpliPHY for IoT

Global connectedness is growing rapidly due to the prevalence of the IoT (Internet of Things).

4G Continues Rapid Expansion

In six short years, 4G is proving it is poised to take over as the leading commercial network coverage provider in the world, according to one trade association.

Sierra Wireless Introduces AirPrime

With 4G set to cover one third of the global population by end of year, Sierra Wireless, www.sierrawireless.com, has introduced four new AirPrime embedded modules; the first to support LTE-A (LTE-Advanced) networks worldwide.

Accounts Altered for Mobile Payments

Global payments company Visa, www.usa.visa.com, is expanding the use of new security technology that replaces the traditional 16-digit numbers with a unique series, helping to prevent exposure of sensitive consumer account information in online and mobile payments.

Konekt Connects IoT Devices

What role will cellular connectivity play in propagating the IoT (Internet of Things)?